— Or so he writes in his memoir Decision Points. Bush also tells Matt Lauer that "the misery in Louisiana affected me deeply as well," but Kanye declaring he "doesn't care about black people" was still a "disgusting moment."
From the interview:
Lauer: "I wonder if some people are going to read that, now that you’ve written it, and they might give you some heat for that. And the reason is this — "
Bush [interrupting]: "Don’t care."
Lauer: "Well, here’s the reason. You’re not saying that the worst moment in your presidency was watching the misery in Louisiana. You’re saying it was when someone insulted you because of that."
<3 you so hard Matt Lauer.